FRIDAY 3RD AUGUST 2018
- 6:30PM - 8:00PM -
- 195 PICCADILLY (BAFTA) -
B3 Media invites you to our latest addition of B3 Short Cuts. Join us for an evening of dialogue, film screenings and networking featuring a Q&A with Faisal Metalsi, founder of the social media news channel and web platform Grenfell Speaks and Alessandra Bonomolo, producer of the award-winning documentary ‘Grenfell: Our Home’ a 360 VR short film produced by Parable and backed by Channel4.
Faisal and Alessandra will talk about their journeys as innovative storytellers. They will also share their creative process and ideas which have enabled them to bring projects that connect with creative activism, community journalism and documenting heroic lives in the wake of the Grenfell tragedy. In the year since the tragedy unfolded, Grenfell Speaks has amplified stories from the community as they’ve moved forward in search of justice and healing, reaching over 14 million viewers worldwide. Grenfell: Our Home, which has received critical acclaim, recently won the VR Audience Award at the Sheffield Doc Fest 2018.
The event will be moderated by TV/Radio Broadcaster and cultural commentator Henry Bonsu.
We’ll also have an exclusive screening of the powerful VR documentary Grenfell: Our Home. The groundbreaking documentary explores lives, homes and communities prior to the Grenfell tragedy. You’ll get a chance to watch the short and get the full 360 degree experience through VR headsets, which will be made available on the night.